Rolan Name Meaning

Spanish (Rolán): from the personal name Rolán, a variant of Rolando.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Roldan, Olan, Roan, Ronan, Solan, Rolen, Rogan, Roland, Roman, Wolan

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Rolan Family Origin

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Rolan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Drives Waggon

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rolan. The most common Rolan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Rolan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Rolan family was Drives Waggon.

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Rolan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Rolan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Rolan in 1949 was 33, and 65 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rolan

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